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Title 20Chapter VISubchapter BPart 718


TITLE 20—Employees' Benefits

CHAPTER VI—OFFICE OF WORKERS' COMPENSATION PROGRAMS, DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

SUBCHAPTER B—FEDERAL COAL MINE HEALTH AND SAFETY ACT OF 1969, AS AMENDED

PART 718—STANDARDS FOR DETERMINING COAL MINERS' TOTAL DISABILITY OR DEATH DUE TO PNEUMOCONIOSIS

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Subpart A—GENERAL

§718.1
Statutory provisions.
§718.2
Applicability of this part.
§718.3
Scope and intent of this part.
§718.4
Definitions and use of terms.
§718.5
Incorporations by reference.
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Subpart B—CRITERIA FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF MEDICAL EVIDENCE

§718.101
General.
§718.102
Chest radiographs (X-rays).
§718.103
Pulmonary function tests.
§718.104
Report of physical examinations.
§718.105
Arterial blood-gas studies.
§718.106
Autopsy; biopsy.
§718.107
Other medical evidence.
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Subpart C—DETERMINING ENTITLEMENT TO BENEFITS

§718.201
Definition of pneumoconiosis.
§718.202
Determining the existence of pneumoconiosis.
§718.203
Establishing relationship of pneumoconiosis to coal mine employment.
§718.204
Total disability and disability causation defined; criteria for determining total disability and total disability due to pneumoconiosis.
§718.205
Death due to pneumoconiosis.
§718.206
Effect of findings by persons or agencies.
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Subpart D—PRESUMPTIONS APPLICABLE TO ELIGIBILITY DETERMINATIONS

§718.301
Establishing length of employment as a miner.
§718.302
Relationship of pneumoconiosis to coal mine employment.
§718.303
[Reserved]
§718.304
Irrebuttable presumption of total disability or death due to pneumoconiosis.
§718.305
Presumption of pneumoconiosis.
§718.306
[Reserved]
Appendix
Appendix A to Part 718—Standards for Administration and Interpretation of Chest Radiographs (X-rays)
Appendix
Appendix B to Part 718—Standards for Administration and Interpretation of Pulmonary Function Tests. Tables B1, B2, B3, B4, B5, B6.
Appendix
Appendix C to Part 718—Blood-Gas Tables

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